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Five Designers of Color to Watch

Five Designers of Color to Watch

By Elijah Scott, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Check out these five designers of color that are making waves in the fashion world this season.

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Gallatin Student Set to Show Collection at NYFW

Gallatin Student Set to Show Collection at NYFW

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief

September 5, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Gallatin sophomore Selly Djap discusses her upcoming Spring/Summer 2018 collection for New York Fashion Week.

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Fashion Milestones

Fashion Milestones

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Looking back on fashion-firsts in one's life can give insight to meaningful moment's in his or her life and reveal their style evolution.

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Daring To Go Dumpster Diving For Makeup

Daring To Go Dumpster Diving For Makeup

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

This unsuspecting place might be the best source for finding free designer makeup, but you may have to get down and dirty to get it.

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Memes for Millennials: Now on Sale!

Memes for Millennials: Now on Sale!

By Thomas Chou, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Gucci's recent ad campaign for men's watches used an unorthodox approach by turning ads into memes, so we tried it out, too.

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The Retailers of the Traveling Clothes

The Retailers of the Traveling Clothes

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

E-commerce apps make it easy to thrift shop and consign clothes, helping students save money and find deals on designer clothing and accessories.

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Concept Korea F/W 2017

Concept Korea F/W 2017

By Thomas Chou, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2017 collectives was a conglomeration of unique artistic viewpoints, with each show telling a distinct and definite story. Comprised of three different fashion lines — GREEDILOUS, KIMMY.J, and YOHANIX — the show allowed each Korean designer to showcase 22 of their designs during New York Fashion Week. The first collection, GREEDILOUS, created by designer Youn-hee Park, was full of graphic, colorful...

Matthew Russo

Matthew Russo

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Hailing from suburban Pennsylvania, Gallatin senior Matthew Russo came to NYU knowing he wanted to pursue a career in the fashion industry. Russo’s experience derives from him being self-taught and self-driven. From taking extra classes at Parsons and FIT to matriculating in some of NYU’s more fashion...

Rachel Wang

Rachel Wang

By Sophie Shaw, Violet Vision Editor

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style

Fashion and fantasy are two realms that highlight the whimsical, inspire imagination and have dark sides. Designer and Gallatin alumna Rachel Wang, hopes to marry all of these facets between the two worlds in her new brand RENWEAR, which is set to launch in February 2017. The brand focuses on storytelling through fa...

TheLaserGirls

TheLaserGirls

By Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Top Stories

We all know the traditional designs that appear in New York Fashion Week and in glossy Hearst and Conde Nast magazines. While these fashion houses have shaped the industry world today, we are heading into a new era of fashion. Meet NYU graduates, Dhemerae Ford and Sarah C. Awad — TheLaserGirls — w...

High Fashion Can Inspire Rather Than Exploit

High Fashion Can Inspire Rather Than Exploit

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While art schemes are supposed to bring fresh perspectives to the table, this should not turn into an excuse for stylists to act disdainfully cool and above it all.

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